It is five in the evening and there is only half an hour to go before the time for the satya pramanam ends at the Sri Varasiddi Vinayaka Swamy temple. Tulakaman eggs on her brother, Kuva, to finish his ritual bath and enter the sanctum santorum for the pramanam, the solemn oath before Lord Vinayaka. Her husband was here last year to promise Vinayaka that he would quit drinking. And, he has kept...
One of the blockbuster announcements of this year’s railway budget was the bullet train. To be constructed with international collaboration, the bullet train is expected to run at about 300kmph and will operate ... »
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Kings are seldom forgotten. History revolves around them. It helps that they probably have a lot to do with the writing of it. Rajaram of Kohlapur isn’t probably one of them. Even Google doesn’t really ... »